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By Chris Becker
The positive start to the trading year soured on Friday night on the news of the US airstrike assassination of a top Iranian general, combined with a very disappointing ISM manufacturing print saw US stocks fall. US Treasury yields fell alongside the USDJPY pair as safe haven bids took hold, while both WTI and Brent crude prices spiked over 3% in the wake of what could be very explosive Middle East tension.
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